Upcoming Events

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Albertville Outlet Mall Ride & Drive

June 30, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Noon until 2:30 PM
Albertville Outlet Mall
Albertville, Minnesota

An event at the Albertville Outlet Mall, located just north of the Twin Cities off I-94,  offers Minnesotans a chance to take a brief spin in a plug-in vehicle. The electric vehicle ride and drive event takes place on Friday, June 30th from noon until 2:30 pm. Nissan Leaf, Chevy Bolt and Volt, Ford Electric Focus, BMW i3, Tesla and other electric vehicles will be available for test drives and display. Partners for this free event include Twin Cities Premium Outlets & Albertville Premium Outlets, Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association and ZEF Energy.  Employees from these organizations will also be available to answer questions and discuss various electric vehicle programs and services.


Picnic in the Park – Electric/Hybrid Vehicle & Charging Station Seminar

July 27, 2017
8030 Chicago Ave, River Forest, IL 60305
River Forest, Illinois

Chicago Area Clean Cities and the Forest Preserves of Cook County present Picnic in the Park – a Seminar on Electric/Hybrid Vehicles and Charging Stations. Join us, along with representatives from the Forest Preserves, to learn more about the economic and environmental benefits of using electric vehicles. The event will be held at the Thatcher Pavilion in River Forest on Thursday, July 27. A free lunch will be provided. You must register by Friday, July 21 for lunch. To register, click here. To learn more, view this flyer.


Daley Plaza EV Expo

September 1, 2017
Richard J. Daley Center
Chicago, Illinois

Chicago Area Clean Cities is hosting an electric vehicle expo at the Richard J. Daley Center.
Check back for details.


Xcel Energy Employee Electric Vehicle event

September 1, 2017
Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Twin Cities Clean Cities Coalition will host an electric vehicle ride and drive for Xcel Energy employees.


Twin Cities Auto Show 2018

March 10, 2018 - March 18, 2018
Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Twin Cities Clean Cities Coalition will work with partners hosting the Electric Room at the Twin Cities Auto Show. Attendees will see the latest technology of electric vehicles and see examples about how and where to charge electric vehicles.